Are tryouts required for membership on teams?
Yes, in most cases.
What documents are necessary to participate in athletics?
(1) parent approval form;
(2) current physical exam administered by an MD;
(3) insurance information form, accompanied by the insurance fee or waiver of the same;
(4) UIL compliance form; (5) BHS rules acknowledgement form
I am interesting in participating in more than one sport. Is this possible at Bellaire High School?
Yes, but it is easier if the sports do not share the same season.
Are students who are promoted to the 9th grade automatically eligible under UIL rules?
Yes, for six weeks; thereafter, students must earn at least 70 in every class to retain eligibility. Students who lose eligibility can be reinstated after three weeks by earning at least 70 in every class.
After 9th grade, how is eligibility determined for the beginning of the year?
Students must have earned enough credits to be on grade level, or must have earned at least five credits in the last twelve months.
Whom would I contact if I were interested in trying out for a team at Bellaire High School?
In most cases, you should contact the head coach in that program. The telephone number for the athletic department is 713-295-3771.
Some coaches for Girls’ sports can be reached at 713-295-3747
If you are unable to reach anyone in the coaches’ offices, leave a message in the main office at 713-667-2064.
In order to play one sport, can I be required to play another?
Who is the athletic director at Bellaire High School?
Bellaire’s athletic director is Bruce Glover: 713-295-3771
Are transfer students allowed to play sports?
Yes, unless your transfer is for athletic purposes, which means you cannot transfer just to play sports.